John Briggs



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Table of Contents

Can Your Marching Band March?: Poor Band Performance Results form Inefficient Organization by the Director and His Bandsmen

Role of Harmonics in Music

You're an Army Organist Now

Bring Music Into Your Practice

Orchestra in Education, Part 2

How High the Mountains!

Technique of Conducting: The Best Conducting Achieves Maximum Musical Results with Minimum Effort

Springboard is Faith (interview with Jan Peerce)

Our Family Makes Music

Rigoletto at Indiana University Singer's Breath

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


marching band


Composition | Ethnomusicology | Fine Arts | History | Liturgy and Worship | Music | Music Education | Musicology | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance | Music Practice | Music Theory


Monthly departmental articles (e.g. Violin Questions, Band and Orchestra Department, etc.) have been omitted from the Table of Contents as well as monthly miscellany (e.g. World of Music, New Records, etc.). For a detailed index of articles, see Dr. Pam Dennis’s An Index to Articles Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883-1957 Part 1 and Part 2 (published by A-R Editions and the Music Library Association). An index to the musical scores included in each issue may be found in Dr. Douglas Bomberger’s An Index to Music Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883–1957 (also published by the Music Library Association).

Volume 69, Number 10 (October 1951)
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